qualis

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷo- (interrogative, relative stem) and maybe *h₂el- (to grow) (cf. the sense of indolēs, from this root). Cognate with Ancient Greek πηλίκος (pēlíkos).

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Adjective[edit]

quālis (neuter quāle); third-declension two-termination adjective

  1. what (kind, condition, etc.)
  2. (in similes) such... as, such as, as

Declension[edit]

Third-declension two-termination adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
Nominative quālis quāle quālēs quālia
Genitive quālis quālium
Dative quālī quālibus
Accusative quālem quāle quālēs
quālīs
quālia
Ablative quālī quālibus
Vocative quālis quāle quālēs quālia

Pronoun[edit]

quālis

  1. (interrogative) of what kind

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